Would you like to run a timed, measured mile on Southampton Common? The Lordshill Road Runners Mile Series gives you the chance to do just that.
It doesn’t matter how fast you can run a mile, this is an inclusive, fun event for all abilities and there are separate ‘waves’ for differing standards.
- 17 Port & Maritime Veteran Runners
- Eastleigh Running Club
- Hardley Runners
- Hedge End Running Club
- Itchen Spitfires Running Club
- Lordshill Road Runners
- Netley Abbey Runners
- New Forest Runners
- Ordnance Survey Runners
- Portsmouth Joggers Club
- Romsey Road Runners
- Southampton Athletic Club
- Southampton Running Sisters
- Southampton Triathlon Club
- Southampton University Athletics and Cross Country Club
- Stubbington Green Runners
- Team Solent Athletics
- Totton Running club
- Winchester & District AC
We typically schedule 5 the mile events on Tuesday evenings at 6:30pm, somewhere between the end of March and the beginning of September. Please check back in the new year for the proposed dates for 2018.
Opposite the Hawthorn’s Urban Wildlife Centre, situated close to the south east corner of Southampton Common. (The Finish in the course photo below).
To take part you must pre-register at www.magic-mile.co.uk. Once you have registered print out your personal LRR Mile Series Barcode and bring it with you to the event. It will be used to match your run to your finishing time. The results will then be uploaded to the LRR Magic-Mile Website.
The event is free to enter, but instead we encourage you to make a voluntary donation on the day to the club’s chosen charity for the year.
Male record holder:
Matt Coffey (Southampton Athletic Club) – 4:36 on 14th May 2016
Female record holder:
Laure Van den Broeck (Lordshill Road Runners) – 5:28 on 29th July 2014
Yes, we have Facebook page where you’ll find the latest information about the event.